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2 October 2008

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (Georgia), Editorial

The most telling — and troubling — moment of a recent daylong state Senate hearing on Georgia gun laws came when state Sen. Chip Rogers (R-Woodstock) insisted that the right to possess firearms is absolute and any restriction on gun ownership is unconstitutional. In other words, it would be unconstitutional to ban possession of rocket-propelled grenades, machine guns and M-1 tanks. That extreme position startled many people at the hearing, including Valerie... (

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